July 15, 2013

Police Log: July 15, 2013 — Personal-injury accident


---- — SARANAC — One person was injured in a two-car accident July 6.

At about 1:36 a.m., Michael H. Waldron, 43, of Colchester, Vt., was traveling eastbound on State Route 3 when he veered into the westbound lane, Plattsburgh-based State Police said.

A vehicle in the westbound lane, driven by Kylee M. Paye, 18, of Lake Placid, was subsequently struck by Waldron’s vehicle, and both cars came to rest on the south shoulder of the road, police said.

Waldron was arrested for driving while intoxicated, a misdemeanor, and failure to keep right, police said.

He was arraigned in the Town of Saranac and committed to jail in lieu of $750 bail and $1,000 bond. He is to reappear in court at 6 p.m. July 8, police said.

A 15-year-old female passenger in the vehicle driven by Paye was brought to CVPH, requiring 10 stitches for a face laceration, police said.

— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg and Contributing Writer Amy Heggen